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Relative Speed of Two Walkers

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A woman is walking at $3.0\text{ mph}$, while a man is walking in the same direction at $2.5\text{ mph}$.

What is the speed of the woman relative to the man?

A

$0.5\text{ mph}$

B

$2.5\text{ mph}$

C

$3.0\text{ mph}$

D

$5.5\text{ mph}$